"One random day, she sat me down and told me that I was a burden and that she had to take care of herself and could no longer handle my disease. I suppose I understood her overall sentiment… it was the word ‘burden’ that devastated and destroyed me."
A friend of mine has started to blog about her experience living with depression and the treatments that go with it.
- Me: Ooh!! I know!! I'm gonna get certified as your helper-animal and then I can come to work with you all the time and
- Paul: Um... I...
- Me: and I can just curl up and sleep in a basket at your feet!! I'LL BE SO QUIET!!!!
- Paul: Wow, yeah. THAT'S not creepy at all.
Usually dolphins are pretty, which is why unhappy people have big posters of dolphins jumping over sunsets on the walls, with slogans that pretend life’s worth living printed on them.